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PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 12: Carl Crawford #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on from the dugout during the first inning of a MLB game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on September 12, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 9-5.

Carl Crawford has been arrested on a domestic violence charge, as The Shade Room reports. Crawford’s toddler’s mother told law enforcement that she and Crawford broke up back in February. However, he came to her residency in Houston in an attempt to reconcile on May 8 and allegedly got violent, choking her and slamming his child’s mother’s head repeatedly.

Crawford has been ordered per his bond agreement to have no contact with the alleged victim. The baseball star and record label executive is also being required to submit to drug and alcohol testing monthly, starting August 1, 2020, according to documents obtained by The Shade Room. 

Crawford has also been accused of pulling a semi-automatic handgun on her. The former couple allegedly met up and Crawford pushed her to the ground and choked her, while he held a gun.

SAN DIEGO, CA – SEPTEMBER 5: Carl Crawford #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits an RBI double during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park September 5, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Crawford had asked the woman about a male acquaintance, according to the documents. According to the woman, their child technically saved her, moving toward Crawford and her, allowing her to eventually escape and run to her apartment’s leasing office for assistance.

She called the cops, and Crawford allegedly fled while leaving the gun at the scene, which was recovered by the police officers who responded to the emergency call. Crawford was slated to be released from jail on bail Thursday evening (June 4).

As we previously reported, Megan Thee Stallion had filed a lawsuit against 1501 Certified Entertainment and its owner, Crawford. A Harris County district judge in Texas granted Megan a temporary restraining order, which prevents 1501 from blocking the music that the “Hot Girl Summer” rapper released Friday (Mar. 6).

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.